Company: Oil Refining Company Limited Skills: Driller, Drilling Engineering Experience: 10 + Years Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree Employment Type: Full Time Contractor Location: Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria Status: Active No location/work authorization restrictions found.

The incumbent will drive the implementation of field optimization of the producing fields, oil, gas and condensate, including location preparation, well planning, drilling and hook-up to the production stations, with specific focus on HSE, Cost,Time and Recovery per well.



We are looking for Refinery & Petrochemical experience candidates for world biggest single train oil refinery project.

Site based Process operations for Nigeria, Lagos.

Qualification – Bachelor’s Degree or a related Science as appropriate to the required discipline. An advanced degree is preferred.
Experience – Minimum 10 years – 15 years from Oil & Gas / Construction / Infrastructure.

Below is the Job Description For Wells Engineer:

Drive the recovery per well of the existing producing wells, ensure that the well and reservoir management processes are fit for purpose, documented and engrained in our own organization and in that of our partners, with particular focus on well uptime and increased recovery per reservoir.
Develop an Integrated Production System Model, from reservoir drainage points to point of sales, key focus areas are maximization of the gas and liquids volumes sold, within the technical limits of the reservoirs, quantity and quality of gas liquids resources.
Ensure a world class database that is third party verifiable. The summary document, the E-well book, is the life Asset Reference Document and is formerly updated quarterly with the relevant historic dynamic and static data for the field, the wells, drainage points, reservoirs, and flowstation and surface infrastructure.
Contribute to the Business Planning Process, budget costs and Hydrocarbon forecasting. Ensure alignment and timely approvals both internal and with partners and government bodies alike, coordinate the technical input into the Management Committee meetings with our partners.
Contribute to the generation, coordination and delivery of the approval processes, for drilling Well proposals, Well data gathering campaigns, Well re-entry and work proposals. Ensure seamless integration between Exploration, Well Engineering, Production and Finance alike.
Work out discipline specific guidelines and procedures to ensure all work is carried out safely adhering to best international technical practices.

10-15 years’ experience in the Oil and Gas industry in Nigerian and possibly international, covering both land, swamp and deepwater experience, both in office and in the field.
Track record in Field Development Planning and execution, Well & Casing Design, Rig selection, Deviation Design & Control, Bit & Hydraulics and Drilling Fluids design and selection. Well Test Design and Execution.
Track record in well control design and execution in the field, a good understanding of the rock/geomechanics and effects on losses or well kicks
Track record in Asset Optimization, minimum footprint, well clustering, top hole drilling, mud system optimization etc.
Management of the operations Logistics
Asset Stewardship, with particular focus on HSE related to drilling well, completion and logistics operations integrity, full understanding of the HSE requirements by law end by the company
Technical innovator and entrepreneur, track record in finding solutions to increasing the recovery per dollar invested and operated.
Excellent technical and communication skills with a strong emphasis on teamwork.
Fluency in written and spoken English language.

Technical Skills

Ability to translate complex operational and development issues into simple solutions.
High level of independent thinking and reasoning, based on sound technical and commercial fundamentals.
Full understanding and application of the key drivers of the drilling, control and completion operations and good understanding of the general Petroleum Engineering skills, including petrophysics, production technology, production geology and production operations.
Ability to generate good quality technical and commercial sound reports
Business Skills

Ruthless bottomline focus, ability to translate and articulate technical solutions into the key business drivers, HSE, Cost and Production.
Fully understand and able to articulate how the company is making its money and how he and his department can drive the bottomline, short term, medium term and long term of the company.
Implement fit for purpose business processes, including efficient and effective translation of opportunity to project plan, and planned liquids and gas into the tank. With support processes fit for purpose but hard coded, including IAP, budget approvals, authority to execute, priority setting and staff allocation, time writing, maintaining personal log books and project handbooks.
Supervise and coordinate subordinates?
Team Skills

Interact and work effectively with other professionals in group/project team and in other disciplines
Personal Skills

Readily accept views and guidance from supervisors and input from subordinates.
Ability and focus on driving own professional and career development (technical affiliations, SPE etc)
Demonstrate high level of oral and written skills (English), good listening ability, demonstrate personal initiative and ability to mentor subordinates

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